Welcome To The Flying Handbag

Established in 1994 and moved to its current location in 2006, The Flying Handbag is Blackpool’s only purpose built Gay Venue. It has recently undergone a half a million pound make-over which has seen the venue completely overhauled & modernised with a chic new decor and state of the art  sound & lighting.  

Delicious Food & Drink

Open 7 days a week we have our “Happiest Of Hours” between 12pm & 8pm, with other selected drinks offers available on the bar all day. Our brand new Diner serves delicious food daily with vegetarian and vegan options available. So whether its a quick drink & bite to eat, or to party the night away The Flying Handbag is the place to be!


Providing an array of outrages entertainment, whether it’s a Comedy Quiz, BINGO, Drag Performers, Vocalists or our Resident & Guest DJ’s. DJ Pudsley & Miss Amber can’t wait to welcome you to Blackpool’s Favourite Gay Venue..